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Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Munich

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How much are train tickets from Berlin to Munich?

Lowest Price$20.01
Fastest Train3h 56m
Trains Per Day302
Train Lines4
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Overall score for Berlin to Munich
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Users that traveled with DB Intercity-Express report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the train from Berlin to Munich?

You can expect to pay an average price of about €54 for a train ticket from Berlin to Munich, although prices start as low as €20. Bus tickets for this route average just €30, but the trip will take at least 3 hours longer.

Is there an overnight train from Berlin to Munich?

Deutsche Bahn does provide overnight trains from Berlin to Munich, but they take quite a bit longer than other trains from Berlin to Munich. The latest train departs Berlin at around 9:30 p.m., requires a transfer, and arrives in Munich at about 7:30 a.m. the next morning. Most trains making this trip — even ones that require a transfer — take less than 5 hours and 30 minutes. Instead of taking an overnight train, your best bet may be to take a train that leaves very early in the morning, at around 4:30 a.m., arriving into Munich a little after 9:00 a.m.

How far away is Munich from Berlin?

Munich is 584 kilometers (363 miles) from Berlin. A train from Munich to Berlin typically takes between 5 and 5.5 hours, depending on the type of train you take. DB Intercity-Express is the fastest, with an express schedule that will get you there in as little as 3 hours and 54 minutes.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Berlin to Munich?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Berlin to Munich is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Berlin to Munich was $66.81. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 11 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $91.79 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Berlin to Munich?

The distance between Berlin and Munich is approximately 313.61 miles, or 504.57 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 5 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 56 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Berlin to Munich?

On Saturday trains from Berlin to Munich are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Berlin to Munich?

Typically there are 302 schedules to compare for your trip to Munich. On the route to Munich 4 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Berlin to Munich, usually offering 259.059 trips per day. 19 train trips per day are direct connections to Munich, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Berlin to Munich, which start at $16.08.

Here are the 4 train companies that operate from Berlin to Munich

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Berlin to Munich start from $20.01, and on average cost $112.56. Daily there are 259.058824 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Munich. Deutsche Bahn in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief) and 4 other stations. And in Munich trains arrive at München-Karlsfeld and 43 other train stations.

From Berlin to Munich train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 5 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 358 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $114.92 for a one-way train ticket to Munich.

Avg. Time
5h 30m
Avg. Price
$112.56

DB Intercity

DB Intercity train tickets from Berlin to Munich start from $26.71, and on average cost $85.15. Daily there are 1 DB Intercity schedules to Munich. DB Intercity in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief), And in Munich trains arrive at München-Pasing and one other train station.

From Berlin to Munich train travel on DB Intercity takes 8 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, DB Intercity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 56 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Munich on a weekend there is typically one DB Intercity scheduled trip per day, which will cost $76.16 for a one-way weekend reservation from Berlin.

Avg. Time
8h 50m
Avg. Price
$85.15

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Berlin to Munich start from $20.01, and on average cost $103.04. Daily there are 38.941176 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Munich. DB Intercity-Express in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief) and one other station. And in Munich trains arrive at München Train Station and 12 other train stations.

From Berlin to Munich train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 5 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity-Express offers 55.5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $116.84 for a one-way train ticket to Munich.

Avg. Time
5h 9m
Avg. Price
$103.04

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Berlin to Munich start from $26.71, and on average cost $106.22. Daily there are 8 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Munich. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief) and one other station. And in Munich trains arrive at München-Pasing and 5 other train stations.

From Berlin to Munich train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 5 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to get to Munich faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 9 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $113.82 for a one-way train ticket to Munich.

Avg. Time
5h 42m
Avg. Price
$106.22
There are 5 train stations in Berlin with trains to Munich. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Train Station (tief)
  • Train Station
  • Bellevue
  • S+u Bundesplatz
  • Rigaer Straße
There are 15 different stations where trains from Berlin arrive in Munich. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Munich:
  • München Train Station
  • München-Karlsfeld
  • München-Untermenzing
  • München-Freiham
  • München-Aubing
  • München-Allach
  • München-Lochhausen
  • München-Pasing
  • München-Langwied
  • München-Westkreuz
  • München-Neuaubing
  • Solln Station
  • München-Riem
  • München-Neuperlach Süd
  • München-Trudering

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